Date: Thu, 28 Dec 2006 20:37:36 -0500
Reply-To: Gerhard Hellriegel <gerhard.hellriegel@T-ONLINE.DE>
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From: Gerhard Hellriegel <gerhard.hellriegel@T-ONLINE.DE>
Subject: Re: How to clean up WORK library
On Thu, 28 Dec 2006 16:34:51 -0800, Ruve <bandbig@GMAIL.COM> wrote:
>I have run a long program which generated a lot of residues on the
>server. What is the best way to clean up the temporary library - WORK?
> I want to delete all the temp data, catalogs (formats, macros), etc.
>Is there some statement that would function like delete *.*?
proc datasets lib=work kill;
would delete all whats deletable. Things which are still open, like a macro
catalog for instance are not deleted. Formats? Don't know, try it out.
The most important thing, however, are the datasets. They can be very space
consuming and they are gone after KILL.